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  1. Afghan airfields built for war seen as economic hubsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    It is a striking vision for a country torn to pieces by war and jihadi insurrection: a series of airports, built by NATO to fight the Taliban, are being handed over to the Afghan government in a civil aviation upgrade that optimists hope will fuel not only regional trade but even tourism.

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  2. What's Better For Afghanistan's Future: Buddha Tours Or A Copper Mine?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KTOO-TV Juneau

    By the time archaeologists uncovered this statue of the Buddha at Mes Aynak, its head was gone - likely broken off by looters. A Simon Norfolk/National Geographic About an hour's drive south of Kabul, there's a vast Buddhist archaeological site dating back at least 1,500 years.

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  3. Afghan air fields built for war seen as economic hubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Stars and Stripes

    Mohammad Daud Sultanzoy, a former lawmaker overseeing the handover of military airports for the Afghan government, speaks during an interview in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Aug. 18, 2015. He said the air fields will amount to a latter-day "Silk Road" that "will connect Afghanistan internally and to South Asia and Central Asia, and beyond."

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  4. Pakistan officials: US envoy discusses Afghan peace effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " Pakistani officials say visiting U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice has discussed efforts to revive Afghan peace talks. Rice met with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and army chief Gen.

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  5. Germany to continue assisting AfghanistanRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Germany would continue to support Afghanistan on a long-term basis, visiting German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said here on Sunday. "Germany will continue to assist Afghanistan not only economically but would play its role to improve the capacity-building of Afghan national security forces," Steinmeier said, Xinhua reported.

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  6. Afghanistan Makes History in Cricket World Cup, Despite Debut Loss to BangladeshRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | The 3rd world view

    February 18 was a historic day for Afghanistan, as its national cricket team took on Bangladesh at Manuka Oval Stadium in Canberra, Australia, for the country's first ever game in a Cricket World Cup. Even though Bangladesh showed off its experience and talent, beating Afghanistan by 105 runs in a quite one-sided game, it was clear the country had come a long way.

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  7. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  8. Women To Watch-Pamela ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Kelowna Capital News

    She founded Global Village Consulting in 2004 after 12 years in the industry, and in 2008 added a second business to her repertoire as she became a certified life and business coach and founded Creative Life Coaching. The majority of Thompson's career has been as a consultant, which has taken her across North America and around the world.

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  9. From Kabul to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, Aug. 20: A lieutenant colonel who displayed courage in the face of suicide attacks in Afghanistan and became the first woman army officer to be given a gallantry award has approached the Supreme Court with a plea to protect her job. Lt Col Mitali Madhumita, 39, a short-service commissioned officer, is contesting her premature release and denial of permanent commission.

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  10. An emotional welcome as the last Vikings return from AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Soldiers of the 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment have received an emotional welcome home from a six-month operational tour of Kabul, Afghanistan. The final returning tranche of 75 soldiers were greeted with cheers and hugs as they arrived at the Royal Artillery Barracks, Woolwich.

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  11. 'There's Something Here' -- The Expatriates Sticking It Out In AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Weekday Magazine

    Nancy Hatch Dupree: "My husband used to say [Kabul] is a virus you can't get rid of. You keep coming back for more."

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  12. MomentumIS Everybody Happy?Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  13. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  14. Government to try again to forcibly return Afghan asylum seekerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | ABC News

    MARK COLVIN: The Australian Government's hoping to break an impasse with Afghanistan, when it forcibly repatriates an Afghan asylum seeker tonight. The Afghan government wants to stem the flow of forced returns from Australia and other countries.

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  15. U.S. Embassy Condemns Attack near Kabul International AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | CNN

    U.S. Embassy Condemns Attack near Kabul International Airport The U.S. Embassy - Z strongly condemns today's attack near the International Airport in Kabul. This attack shows a complete disregard for the lives of innocent Afghans.

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  16. Bristol Soldier Dies In AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    A U.S. Army sergeant from Rhode Island is dead following an attack in Afghanistan. U.S. Army Special Forces Sergeant Andrew McKenna died during a bombing in Kabul Friday night.

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  17. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  18. Afghanistan invites Indian companies to invest in renewable energy spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Merinews

    Energy security is a necessity for regional stability and to ensure economic and social growth of an economy. With industrialisation and development, environment was under pressure, hence there is a need to utilise renewables to produce energy which will eventually fuel the industry, stated Ali Ahmad "Osmani", Minister of Energy and Water, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

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  19. Book two one-way flights, change your location settings and request ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Daily Mail

    Pictured: The incredible 82ft-tall hotel aquarium in Berlin that has an elevator for guests INSIDE it Highway to heaven: Scotland's answer to America's Route 66 named in the top six coastal road trips in the world 30 days, 14 states and four time zones: Ultimate road trip itinerary takes travellers to all the tourist hotspots between New York City and Los Angeles How China is turning a disused quarry into a stunningly futuristic mountain resort with an indoor ski slope and a 200ft waterfall 'I want to wave at my boss from the bar': The most hilarious attempts at blagging a flight upgrade revealed Dramatic moment drunk man was hauled off a plane after fighting with passengers and forcing pilot to make emergency landing Food for thought! One-fifth of Brits admit that local cuisine is the most important factor when choosing a holiday destination Passenger sneaked cat into the UK from Greece ... (more)

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  20. The jaw-dropping photos from adventurer's 60,000 mile tour that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Daily Mail

    Pictured: The incredible 82ft-tall hotel aquarium in Berlin that has an elevator for guests INSIDE it Highway to heaven: Scotland's answer to America's Route 66 named in the top six coastal road trips in the world 30 days, 14 states and four time zones: Ultimate road trip itinerary takes travellers to all the tourist hotspots between New York City and Los Angeles How China is turning a disused quarry into a stunningly futuristic mountain resort with an indoor ski slope and a 200ft waterfall 'I want to wave at my boss from the bar': The most hilarious attempts at blagging a flight upgrade revealed Dramatic moment drunk man was hauled off a plane after fighting with passengers and forcing pilot to make emergency landing Food for thought! One-fifth of Brits admit that local cuisine is the most important factor when choosing a holiday destination Passenger sneaked cat into the UK from Greece ... (more)

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